5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Interlaken
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Lucerne
— 2 nights
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Interlaken

Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
On the 2nd (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch and then admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Maennlichen, take in the awesome beauty at The Eiger, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Brienz, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Interlaken online sightseeing planner.

New Delhi, India to Interlaken is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Interlaken. In August, Interlaken is colder than New Delhi - with highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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2
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Lucerne

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, then admire the striking features of Lucerne Station, and finally snap pictures at Chapel Bridge.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Lucerne trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Lucerne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Nature
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Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Landmarks
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.